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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission

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  • A flexible 48-hour ticket for a hop-on hop-off bus tour of Edinburgh
  • Learn about Edinburgh's rich history and modern culture through onboard commentary
  • The ability to hop off whenever makes this tour flexible and customizeable
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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission
From US$74.20
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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission
From US$74.17
Overview

Personalize your Edinburgh sightseeing schedule with this hop-on hop-off bus tour ticket, which hits all the main city attractions in an efficient time frame. Your 48-hour ticket grants you access to five routes and includes admission to the Palace of Holyrodhouse, the Royal Yacht Britannia, and the Edinburgh Castle, making this a great value choice. Plus, onboard audio commentary provides info crucial to understanding the history of Scotland's capital. 

What to Expect

With your tour voucher in hand, make your way to any of the bus stops on the route to begin your 48-hour sightseeing excursion. Perfect for first-time visitors or those short on time, booking this comprehensive tour ensures you will get access to all of Edinburgh's highlights and landmarks.

Step on board the bus and find a seat on the top deck for panoramic views or the bottom deck for shelter from the elements. As the bus proceeds, listen to commentary from a guide about the city's rich history and modern culture.

Hop off at any of the stops that interest you to explore further, then just catch the next bus that comes along when you're ready. A choice of five routes ensures that no stone will go unturned and you'll have chance to see everything you want to in a compact time frame. If you stay on board the bus, the full loop of each route is about 1 to 1.5 hours.

Your ticket also includes an admission ticket to Edingburgh Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; the Palace of Holyroodhouse, a residence of the Queen of England; and the Royal Yacht Britannia, belonging to the British royal family.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Palace

We used the hop on hop off bus and we visited a lot of touristic spots. We were lucky with a sunny day so we could view the city of Edinburgh from the top. Since the road is rocky make sure you wear athletic shoes....More

Thank Athinoula P
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great value

With 2 days in Edinburg this is the ticket to buy. 3 major attractions and 48 hours on the busses. All employees were extremely helpful and friendly. Bus tours have good commentary. Do the palace and Britannia tours on the first day and the castle...More

Thank danvalkev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Very useful 3 day tickets for city overview

We started to explore beautiful Edinburgh with bus tour and spend a lot of time riding around and to see city and hear history and amazing stories about city. We used red, blue and green line. You can get discounts with bus ticket as well...More

2  Thank vineta_krone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Weekend in Edinburgh

It was great. Hop on hop off from 3 buses. We saw lots of tourist attractions. We'll worth the money.

1  Thank PattySc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great way to navigate Edinburgh

We booked the 48 hour tickets and spent the first day just riding the loops to see the whole city and hear the history and stories about this beautiful city. The second day we made our way to the three attractions included in our tickets....More

2  Thank onthegoCincinnati_OH
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addisonchris
13 June 2018|
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Response from andy m | Reviewed this property |
From the website CAN I BRING MY DOG? Edinburgh Bus Tours welcomes well behaved dogs on board tour buses.
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jackefird5000
26 May 2018|
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Response from TravelingBoon | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a seniors discount
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